PRINCE FREDERICK, Md. (June 9, 2014)The Prince Frederick Barrack of the Maryland State Police (MSP) today released the following incident and arrest reports.
POSSESSION OF MARIJUANA: On 6/2/2014 at 3:40 pm, Trooper Newcomer stopped a vehicle on Rt. 4 near Calverton School in Huntingtown for traffic violations. An odor of marijuana was emitting from inside the vehicle. A probable cause search revealed marijuana in several locations in the vehicle. Kevin E. Smith, 56 of Baltimore was arrested and transported to the MSP Barrack in Prince Frederick for processing and was released.
RESISTING ARREST: On 6/2/2014 at 4:26 pm, Trooper First Class Costello responded to the 400 block of Dogwood Drive in Lusby for a reported domestic argument that had occurred previously at a different location. During the investigation, Thomas E. Maddox, 46 of Lusby, became agitated and refused to obey a lawful order and resisted arrest. He was arrested and incarcerated at the Calvert County Detention Center.
POSSESSION OF HEROIN: On 6/3/2014 at 4:50 pm, Trooper First Class Follin stopped a vehicle on Rt. 260 near Thomas Avenue in Owings for traffic violations. A strong odor of marijuana was emitting from inside the vehicle. A probable cause search revealed a passenger, Tanner W. Johnson, 20 of Gambrills, was in possession of heroin and marijuana. The driver, Lindi J. Bitterman, 24 of La Plata, was found to be in possession of heroin. They were arrested and incarcerated at the Calvert County Detention Center.
BURGLARY: On 6/3/2014 at 9:04 pm, Trooper Riddle responded to the 900 block of Main St. in Prince Frederick for a reported burglary. The caretaker of the property reported that a back door of the residence had been found slightly ajar. The vacant residence was checked and although nothing was found missing, there were items in the home that reflected someone had entered and been using the residence. Troopers will monitor the home and if someone is found in the home they will be charged accordingly.
DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY: On 6/4/2014 at 3:11 pm, Trooper First Class Oles responded to the 8000 block of Cardinal Circle in Lusby for a reported dispute between residents. During the argument, a juvenile had punched a hole in a door inside the residence. The juvenile was arrested for malicious destruction of property and was released to the parents.
POSSESSION WITH INTENT TO DISTRIBUTE MARIJUANA: On 6/4/2014 at 4:12 pm, Trooper First Class Esnes stopped a vehicle on Rt. 4 prior to Calvert Cliffs Parkway in Lusby for traffic violations. The odor of raw marijuana was emitting from inside the vehicle. A probable cause search revealed 48.9 grams of marijuana in the glove box of the vehicle. Additionally, a digital scale was located in the vehicle. The driver, Deon L. Jones, 23 of Lusby and passenger, Katherine T. Massaro, 19 of Lusby, were both arrested for possession with intent to distribute marijuana. They were incarcerated at the Calvert County Detention Center.
DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY: On 6/5/2014 at 11:06 am, Trooper First Class Saucerman responded to the area of Main St and Calvert Towne Dr. in Prince Frederick for a fight in progress. Upon arrival, TFC Saucerman did not observe a fight but was contacted by a complainant that advised during the altercation, her glasses had been broken. Charges are pending for assault and malicious destruction of property for Tusheena N. Brooks, 24 of Huntingtown.
POSSESSION OF SYNTHETIC MARIJUANA: On 6/5/2014 at 1:20 pm, Trooper First Class Saucerman responded to an overturned loaded dump truck accident on Rt. 231 near Skipjack Rd. in Prince Frederick. The driver, James V. Butler Jr., 28 of Mechanicsville, was found to be in possession of synthetic marijuana and drug paraphernalia. He was arrested and incarcerated at the Calvert County Detention Center.
THEFT FROM VEHICLE: On 6/5/2014 at 3:15 pm, Trooper First Class Oles responded to the 1100 block of Aztec Trail in Lusby for a reported theft from a vehicle. The victim reported that the Garmin GPS had been stolen from the unlocked vehicle. The incident occurred in the 11900 block of HG Trueman Rd. in Lusby. Investigation continues.
ASSAULT: On 6/5/2014 at 10:51 pm, Trooper Riddle responded to the Fishing Pier on Lower Marlboro Rd. in Huntingtown for a reported assault. Victims reported that while fishing, a group approached them with accusations from a prior conflict. Investigation revealed that Johnathan L. Hostetter, 22 of Sunderland was the aggressor in the incident and charges for second degree assault are pending.
POSSESSION OF MARIJUANA: On 6/7/2014 at 2:11 am, Trooper Newcomer stopped a vehicle on Rt. 260 near Chesapeake Beach for traffic violations. A strong odor of burnt marijuana was emitting from inside the vehicle. The driver, Tatiana C. Suggs, 29, and passenger, Kimberly N. Anderson, 35, both from Fort Washington were arrested for possession of marijuana which was located during a probable cause search. They were transported to the MSP Barrack in Prince Frederick for processing.
BURGLARY: On 6/7/2014 at 9:22 am, Trooper First Class Matthews responded to the 3000 block of Calvert Blvd. in Lusby for a reported burglary. The victim reported that unknown suspects pried the garage door open to gain entry into the residence. Investigation continues.
BENCH WARRANTS, POSSESSION OF MARIJUANA: On 6/7/2014 at 1:59 pm, Trooper First Class Matthews and Trooper First Class Saucerman responded to the 4400 block of Woodview Lane in Prince Frederick in an attempt to locate Jerry J. Estep Sr., to serve two active Bench Warrants. Estep was located inside the residence. He was found to be in possession of marijuana and drug paraphernalia at the time of arrest. He was incarcerated at the Calvert County Detention Center.
Brad J. Sutton, 35, of Lusby, arrested on 06/03/2014 @ 12:04 am by TFC B. Wiesemann
William H. Burns, 27, of Lusby, arrested on 06/07/2014 @ 04:08 am by TFC W. Costello
Brendan T. Cahill, 47, of Lusby, arrested on 06/08/2014 @ 12:22 am by TFC W. Costello
Michael C. Yingling, 44, of Waldorf, arrested on 06/08/2014 @ 12:18 pm by TFC D. Saucerman
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